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The Simpsons: Hit & Run Game Poster Image
age 12+
A tamer, sillier alternative to Grand Theft Auto.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
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Tony Hawk's Underground Game Poster Image
age 12+
Skateboarding game, now with story mode.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
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The Triplets of Belleville Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Offbeat animated French tale has violence, sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Miss Potter Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
More about social pressure than Peter Rabbit.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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The Bernie Mac Show TV Poster Image
age 12+
Family sitcom with grouchy, lovable dad is funny, creative.
Network: Fox
(2001)
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Let Go Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Confessional pop-rock, catchy tunes tap into teen angst.
By Avril Lavigne
(2002)
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: Hitchhiker's Guide Series, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
The acme of British science-fiction humor.
By Douglas Adams
(2005)
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Little Shop of Horrors Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Comic book creepiness, jazzy tunes, and fab cast.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Riding Giants Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Lively look at big wave surfing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense, powerful Holocaust book offers unique perspective.
By John Boyne
(2006)
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Get Smart Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Silly and fun, but edgier than the classic TV series.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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2001: A Space Odyssey Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece is still relevant.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
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Mrs. Doubtfire Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
You'll laugh, you'll cry. Best divorce movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Big Fish Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Delightful, sad father-son story for teens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Star Fox: Assault Game Poster Image
age 12+
A kid-friendlier shooter.
Platforms: Nintendo GameCube
(2005)
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All of Me Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
A lewd, loveable comedy for teens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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Make Believe Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Whining isn't usually this much fun!
By Weezer
(2005)
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Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution Book Poster Image
age 12+
Devastating portrait of brutal political movement.
By Ji-Li Jiang
(1997)
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The Devil's Arithmetic Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense Holocaust story makes history real.
By Jane Yolen
(1988)
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The Fellowship of the Ring Book Poster Image
age 12+
Spectacular fantasy classic is where Frodo's journey begins.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1954)
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